About DD Podhigai
Doordarshan Kendra, Chennai was commissioned in the year 1975. The following transmissions are given terrestrially, namely, DD-1 – National / Regional (Tamil) service, DD-2 – News, DD-3 – Podhigai (Tamil) service and Digital Terrestrial transmission with a bouquet of five channels namely National, News, Podhigai, DD Bharati and DD India. In the satellite mode, Podhigai, a 24 hrs Tamil Channel is telecast. Besides this, capacity exists for providing News feeds in two different channels.